5911 Classic Emergency VHF Antenna

10″ (25cm) VHF Marine Band Unity Gain

Loaded 1/4-wave Emergency VHF flex antenna

This boating essential comes packed in a 12in weather-resistant, plastic tube which can stow away in an easy-to-reach location for instant emergency capability if your main antenna becomes broken or disabled. Complete with 12ft cable, connector, and rubber suction cup for fast, easy mounting to any smooth horizontal surface.

  • Flexible vinyl outer covering
  • 10in overall length
  • Easily mountable in an emergency
  • Velcro strips included for convenient out-of-the-way storage
  • One section
  • Unity Gain

Best applications include: Emergency VHF antenna


Shakespeare 5911 Stowaway™ Specifications
Band: VHF Marine Band
Antenna Gain: Unity Gain
Max. Input Power: 25 watts
SWR: Adequate across Marine Band. Precise SWR depends upon antenna location on boat.
Bandwidth: na
Ferrule: Suction cup for fast mounting in an emergency
Coax Supplied: 12 ft of Attached cable
Connector Supplied: PL-259 installed
Color/finish: White
Polarity: Vertical
Impedance: 50 Ohms
DC Ground: DC Grounded – The antenna will read shorted on continuity test.
Limited Warranty:
2 years

Technical Support

Shakespeare VHF Marine Antennas (YouTube Video)

How to Install a PL-259 Marine Connector (YouTube Video)

Troubleshooting Your Marine Antenna Installation (YouTube Video)

For other technical information, please email Tech Support


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